Blood transfusion, colloid therapy and the possible saving of albumin volumes during surgery: data analysis of the survey for certified hospitals of the Japanese Society of Anesthesiologists

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Miyao, Hideki (2016)
  • Publisher: Springer Japan
  • Journal: Journal of Anesthesia, volume 30, pages 384-390 (issn: 0913-8668, eissn: 1438-8359)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1007/s00540-015-2136-3, pmc: PMC4877428
  • Subject: Hydroxyethyl starch | Original Article | Albumin | Transfusion | Volume therapy

Purpose Third-generation hydroxyethyl starch (HES) 130/0.4 has a larger dose limitation (up to 50 mL/kg/day) than HES 70/0.5 (up to 1000 mL/day) which has been used in Japan for 40 years. The aim of this study was to survey the current intraoperative blood transfusion a... View more
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